Writers: Amanda Conner & Jimmy Palmiotti Artists: Charles Adlard, Art Baltazar, Becky Cloonan, Darwyn Cooke, Tony S. Daniel, Sam Kieth, Bruce Timm, Jim Lee, Stephane Roux, Tradd Moore, Chad Hardin, Adam Hughes, Dave Johnson, Dan Panosian, Jeremy Roberts, Walter Simonson Publisher: DC Comics? Release Date: November 20, 2013...
Syndicated columnist Charles Krauthammer joined conservative radio host Hugh Hewitt on Tuesday where he was asked for his preliminary take on the 2016 presidential field. Krauthammer ran though the strengths and weaknesses of the most likely GOP candidates and observed that every possible contender could beat Hillary Clinton. “Hillary’s a paper tiger,” he declared.
Submitted by Charles Hugh Smith from Of Two Minds Unaffordable Recreation And The Ratchet Effect What has caused the cost of recreational activities to rise far faster than wages or official inflation? There is not one cause but many. Show More Summary
Charles Krauthammer reacted to Kathleen Sebelius' testimony before Congress today on Hugh Hewitt's radio show, calling it a "pathetic, horrible, mortifying performance" so colossally bad he almost felt sorry for her.
Marilyn Manson has made a career out of, to quote every mom in 1997, “shocking decisions,” some of which have paid off better than others: the name change, from Brian Hugh Warner to one-half Marilyn Monroe, one-half Charles Manson; the...Show More Summary
Which comes first, Dow 20,000 or Dow 5,000... and when? Via Gordon T. Long, DOW 20,000? with Special Guest LANCE ROBERTS Principal of STA Wealth Management & Charles Hugh Smith & Gordon T Long 20 Minutes, 25 Slides In Part I of thisShow More Summary
Submited by Charles Hugh Smith from Of Two Minds The Poverty Of Our Political Theater Of The Absurd The public sphere has been effectively stripped of everything but corny, irritatingly hammy political theater. All we have left in the U.S. Show More Summary
Submitted by Charles Hugh Smith from Of Two Minds Have We Reached Peak Entitlements? There is no way an economy that grows by 75% every 25 years can fund entitlement programs expanding by 500% or more over the same time period. One aspect...Show More Summary
Charles J. Sherr, M.D., Ph.D., chair of the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Department of Tumor Cell Biology and a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator, has been selected to receive the 2013 Prize for Scientific Excellence in Medicine by the American-Italian Cancer Foundation.
"He kept us out of war." This was the slogan used by the Woodrow Wilson campaign that led the incumbent President to a narrow victory over Charles Evans Hughes in November 1916. (However, five months later, President Wilson brought America...Show More Summary
Charles Krauthammer joined Hugh Hewitt on his radio show to bash President Obama's strategy on Syria. Krauthammer said he wasn't necessarily opposed to military action in Syria, but said, "The reason I'm for staying out is because this president doesn't know what he's doing."
Michael D. Tanner On August 19, the Cato Institute released a study by me and Charles Hughes, The Work vs. Welfare Trade-Off, 2013: An Analysis of the Total Level of Welfare Benefits by State, showing that a family collecting welfare...Show More Summary
By Rachel Pulaski Last week, the Cato Institute released an analysis of the total level of welfare benefits by state called “The Work Versus Welfare Trade-Off” by Michael Tanner and Charles Hughes. The analysis claims the current welfare system acts … Continue reading ?
Submitted by Charles Hugh Smith from Of Two Minds Up Against Hard Limits: Food And Finance We are reaching hard limits in food production and financial engineering. In the first 25 years after World War II (1946-1970), an abundance of...Show More Summary
Via Gordon T. Long, Will the US soon enter a Recession or is it actually in a Recession? Is there a possibility the US is in a Stealth Depression? Lance Roberts, Charles Hugh Smith and Gordon T Long share their research on this looming question through the use of 52 slides in this fast moving 43 minute video. Show More Summary
Hugh Jackman, Nicolas Hoult and James McAvoy are standing in the halls of the Mutant Academy in this latest look at Bryan Singer's upcoming sequel. [...]
Production on X-Men: Days of Future Past wrapped on Saturday and now a new image from the May 23, 2014 has been uncovered. It features Hugh Jackman as Wolverine, Nicolas Hoult as Hank McCoy and James McAvoy as Charles Xavier. Directed...Show More Summary
Submitted by Charles Hugh Smith from Of Two Minds Present Shock and the Fantasy of Change It's remarkably easy nowadays to experience Present Shock overload. I wrote about Douglas Rushkoff's new book Present Shock: When Everything Happens...Show More Summary
Virginia Hughes describes a study that focused on Romanian orphans: In 1999, [neuroscientist Charles Nelson] and several other American scientists launched the Bucharest Early Intervention Project, a now-famous study of Romanian children who were mostly ‘social orphans’, meaning that their biological parents had given them over to the state’s care. Show More Summary
Charles Kruger reviews Hugh Behm-Steinberg's The Opposite of Work today in Rumpus Poetry.